Synonyms of smarten in English:


See definition of smarten


1‘the cottages had been smartened up’


spruce up, make smarter, clean up, tidy up, make neater, make tidy, put in order

redecorate, refurbish, brighten up, modernize

informal do up

British informal tart up, posh up

North American informal gussy up

2‘Ellie smartened herself up’


groom oneself, spruce oneself up, freshen oneself up, preen oneself, primp oneself, prink oneself, pretty oneself, beautify oneself

informal titivate oneself, doll oneself up

British informal tart oneself up

archaic plume oneself, trig oneself